Zip Code 21798 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWoodsboro
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Frederick
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:2345
Racial Majority:White 91.42%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$66777
Average Adjusted Gross Income$78410
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time30.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range381 - 528 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.54050500, -77.30161100

Zip Code 21798 Description

Zip Code 21798 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21798 is primarily located in Frederick County. The official US Postal Service name for 21798 is WOODSBORO, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21798 are contained within or border the city limits of Woodsboro, MD, . Zip code 21798 is within area code 301, area code 240 and area code 443. 21798 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21798 is 4.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21798 increased to 2345 from 1869 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21798 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21798 public schools is . % of students in 21798 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2420 91.42% 2138 +13%
 Black Or African American 24 0.91% 53 -55%
 Hispanic 105 3.97% 90 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.08% 3 -33%
 Asian 39 1.47% 19 +105%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.19% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.96% 36 +44%

Zip Code 21798 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 21798 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population23451869
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households861
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$66777
Income Under $50K Per Year34.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.40%
21798 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$410278
Average Real Estate Sale Price$261625
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64d - Piedmont Limestone/Dolomite Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 21798 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243241515964625543352743
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445366758286847767554565
Avg Precip (In.)3.42.743.753.534.414.13.623.334.073.473.53.2243.15
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type21798
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 21798
Walkersville High SchoolFrederick
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 21798
Walkersville Middle SchoolFrederick
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 21798
New Midway-Woodsboro Elementary SchoolFrederick